The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the 2019 All-ACC Team on Tuesday, including a conference-best 16 selections from Clemson. Clemson’s 16 selections across the first, second and third teams are double the number of the next-closest programs (Wake Forest and Pitt, eight each). Clemson’s 16 selections are tied for the third-most in school history, trailing the program’s 18 selections in 2018 and 17 selections in 2015.
Clemson produced eight first-team selections, including quarterback Trevor Lawrence, running back Travis Etienne, wide receiver Tee Higgins, offensive tackle Tremayne Anchrum, offensive guard John Simpson, linebacker Isaiah Simmons, cornerback A.J. Terrell and safety Tanner Muse.
Clemson produced four players each on both the second and third teams. Offensive lineman Gage Cervenka, center Sean Pollard, defensive tackle Tyler Davis and cornerback Derion Kendrick all earned second-team honors, while offensive tackle Jackson Carman, defensive end Xavier Thomas, defensive tackle Nyles Pinckney and safety K’Von Wallace all collected third-team selections.
The full release from the Atlantic Coast Conference is included below.